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Putin says will seek new six-year term – Manila Video

Russian President Vladimir Putin says he would seek a new six-year term in the country’s March elections in a move that would extend his rule to 2024. “I will offer my candidacy for the post of president of the Russian Federation,” he said at the GAZ factory in Nizhny Novgorod, surrounded by workers. source link: Putin says will seek new six-year term – Manila Video.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilainformer manilainformerDec 7th, 2017

Putin says Russians will reject opposition ‘coup’ at annual press conference

Russian President Vladimir Putin said the opposition was hoping for a “coup”, during a marathon press conference that marked his first major public appearance since announcing he would seek a new six-year term in elections next year. #BeFullyInformed Putin says Russians will reject opposition ‘coup’ at annual press conference Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday… link: Putin says Russians will reject opposition ‘coup’ at annual press conference.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 15th, 2017

Putin seeks new term as Russia president in March vote

MOSCOW, Russia – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday, December 6, said he would seek a new six-year term in the country's March elections in a move that would make him the longest-serving Russian leader since Joseph Stalin. Putin, who has been in power for the past 18 years, is expected ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 6th, 2017

The most wish-listed homes on Airbnb in 2017

A fairytale treehouse for adults in the city of Atlanta was one of the most wish-listed homes on Airbnb in 2017. The short-term vacation rental site released a country by country look of the most popular homes on people's wish lists: homes bookmarked for future travel or fantasy travel bucket lists. In the United States, the "Secluded Intown Treehouse" is described as an urban retreat, as it's located minutes from downtown Atlanta, hidden within pockets of city forest. Connected by rope-bridges, three separate, elevated cabins set amongst the trees offer a sitting room where guests can read and seek quiet; a hammock deck where they can commune with a 165-year-old Southern Sh...Keep on reading: The most wish-listed homes on Airbnb in 2017.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 13th, 2017

Justices on Sereno transgressions : Until when will we suffer?

MANILA, Philippines – In a rare public display of disdain towards the “first among equals,” several associate justices of the Supreme Court (SC) openly criticized Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno for the apparent mistakes she repeatedly made during her 5-year term. “I believe that the actions done by the chief justice from ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 11th, 2017

Duterte wants 1 more year of martial law in Mindanao

MANILA, Philippines — President Duterte has approved the recommendations of security officials and will seek a one-year extension of martial law in Mindanao.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 11th, 2017

Duterte wants 1 more year of ML in Mindanao

MANILA, Philippines — President Duterte has approved the recommendations of security officials and will seek a one-year extension of martial law in Mindanao.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 10th, 2017

LISTEN: Claudia Barretto s new single Finally Found It

MANILA, Philippines – Rising singer Claudia Barretto has released her new song "Finally Found It" on Friday, December 8. The song is a follow-up to her two songs – "Stay" and "You," released early this year. ( WATCH: Claudia Barretto's 'Stay' music video ) Claudia posted an excerpt of the song on her Instagram. it's now ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 8th, 2017

Fresh term for PH at IMO council

The Philippines has been re-elected for a two-year term to the United Nations’ (UN) International Maritime Organization (IMO) Council, which is in charge of maritime safety, security and environmental protection, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) said on Monday. The country received 124 out of 160 votes under the council’s Category C on December 1, placing [...] The post Fresh term for PH at IMO council appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsDec 4th, 2017

18-year-old Filipino wins int l science video contest

MANILA, Philippines – An 18-year-old Filipino won in this year's Breakthrough Junior Challenge, an annual global science video competition. Hillary Andales, a student of Philippine Science High School-Eastern Visayas Campus, will receive $250,000 in educational prizes, while her teacher will get $50,000 and her school, a new laboratory worth $100,000. Her entry ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 4th, 2017

Venezuela s Maduro to seek 2nd term in 2018 – vice president

CARACAS, Venezuela – Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro – who is battling a crippling economic crisis in his oil-rich, cash-poor nation – will seek re-election next year, Vice President Tareck El Aissami said Wednesday, November 29. In 2018, "we will have, God willing, people willing, the re-election of our brother Nicolas ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 30th, 2017

Banks seen complying with long-term liquidity req’ts

MANILA, Philippines — The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) expects banks to comply with the liquidity requirements over a longer period of one year as part.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 19th, 2017

Russian chess star Karjakin says he is on team Putin

MOSCOW, Russia – Russian grandmaster Sergey Karjakin, runner-up in last year's World Chess Championship, on Monday vowed his support for Vladimir Putin after several sports stars publicly backed the president. Putin is expected to stand for a fourth Kremlin term in 2018 but has not yet confirmed his candidature. Karjakin, 27, gave ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 13th, 2017

Putin: Russian doping scandals could be US election meddling

MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin is suggesting that a recent flurry of Russian sports doping allegations could be an American attempt to interfere in next year's Russian presidential election. On Thursday, four Russian cross-country skiers were found guilty of doping at the 2014 Sochi Olympics. In all, six Russian skiers have been found guilty by an International Olympics Committee commission. Putin noted that international sports organizations have a complex skein of "relationships and dependencies." He said "and the controlling stake is in the United States," where sponsors and television broadcasters are concentrated. "In response to our alleged interference in their elections, they want to create problems during the election of the president of Russia," he said Thursday. Putin has not announced whether he will run for another term in the March 18 election. Russian officials have consistently denied involvement in efforts to interfere with or influence last year's U.S. presidential election, including the hacking of Democratic National Committee emails. They also reject complaints that the Kremlin-funded Sputnik news agency and the RT satellite television channel act as government propaganda arms. In turn, they have alleged that U.S. private companies effectively act in line with Washington directives. After Twitter last month banned advertising by RT and Sputnik, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova claimed that the move was due to pressure from U.S. intelligence services. She said retaliatory measures would be taken, but none have emerged. On Thursday, she said "symmetrical measures" would follow if the U.S. restricts Russian media activities. The Russian Cross-Country Ski Federation said Thursday that four cross-country skiers at the Sochi Olympics have been disqualified by the International Olympic Committee and banned from all future Olympics. They include Maxim Vylegzhanin, Alexei Petukhov, Yulia Ivanova and Evgenia Shapovalova. Vylegzhanin won three silver medals in Sochi, but none of the others won a medal. Six Russian cross-country skiers have now been found guilty of doping at the Sochi Olympics by an IOC commission......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsNov 10th, 2017

Silence as PH marines pay tribute to fallen men on 67th year

MANILA, Philippines – The crowd of Filipino Marines fell silent as the faces of fallen colleagues were shown in a video presentation honoring their heroism on Tuesday, November 7.  It's the 67th "birthday" of the Philippine Marines. The celebration that President Rodrigo Duterte attended came in the wake of the bloody siege ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 8th, 2017

Investors swarm T-bond auction, term deposits undersubscribed

MANILA, Philippines — The seven-year Treasury bonds (T-bonds) fetched a lower yield as investors swarmed yesterday’s auction resulting in the undersubscripti.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 19th, 2017

Lagman: Sereno’s term as CJ ‘too long’

MANILA, Philippines — Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno’s 18-year term may be a bit too long, a lawmaker said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 10th, 2017

Morales: I’m entitled to full 7-year term

MANILA, Philippines - Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales yesterday maintained that she is entitled to a full seven years in office, contrary to the statement.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 31st, 2017

Senators: Morales must serve full term

MANILA, Philippines -  Senate leaders believe Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales should serve in full the seven-year term of her office or until July next yea.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 30th, 2017

FULL LIST: Winners, MTV Video Music Awards 2017

p id="ext-gen40138"> MANILA, Philippines – The MTV Video Music Awards was held on Sunday, August 27 at The Forum in California with Kendrick Lamar winning many of the awards including Video of the Year and Best Hip-Hop for his music video "Humble." P!nk received this year's Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award for ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 28th, 2017

It’s Kian in video, cops admit; NPD chief axed

MANILA, Philippines - Two of three policemen linked to the killing of 17-year-old Kian Loyd delos Santos have admitted they were the persons in civilian clot.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2017